CAIRO: Legendary Egyptian singer Umm Kulthum will feature in a hologram concert in Cairo next week, the city's opera house director said Saturday.
The hologram projection of the Arab diva – dubbed the "star of the orient" – will appear on the opera hall's stage on March 6, it will last between 12 and 15 minutes. It aims to attract younger generations ... and connect them with their history," opera director Magdy Saber told AFP.
The show will also include two prominent Egyptian singers – Mai Farouk and Riham Abdel Hakim – who are set to impersonate Umm Kulthum as Maestro Mostafa Helmy conducts the two-hour concert, which is directed by Gihan Morsy.
Source: Agence France Presse